CVE ID: CVE-2013-6704
Release Date: 2013 December 3 14:56 UTC (GMT)
Last Updated: 2014 February 11 19:15 UTC (GMT)
SummaryA vulnerability in the flow manager code of Cisco IOS XE Software could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to cause flow manager to hold UDP sessions in its table.
The vulnerability is due to not releasing memory for flows generated by TFTP UDP traffic. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by either starting a local TFTP transaction from the device, or by requesting a TFTP file operation when the device is configured as a TFTP server. An exploit could allow the attacker to have the Cisco IOS XE software hold the flow manager sessions in a table, decreasing memory and eventually resulting in system instability or a potential system crash.
|Cisco IOS XE Software||CSCty42686||5.4/4.5|
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